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  • Autopsy results released in murder-suicide case

    LAKE EDWARD TOWNSHIP, Minn. (AP) – Authorities have released final autopsy results in the deaths of a couple in Crow Wing County. The sheriff’s department report says 57-year-old Kathleen Ponsness died of manual strangulation at …

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    28 Jun 12
  • Autopsy released on ND college student found dead

    GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) – A University of North Dakota student found dead in a Grand Forks rail yard in March died of blood loss after his right arm got tangled in a train and …

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    28 Jun 12
  • Minneapolis police looking for mother, baby

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minneapolis police say they’re looking for a 16-year-old mother and her baby because the girl failed to return the child to his foster home following a court-ordered visit. Authorities say they have …

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    28 Jun 12
  • 148th Fighter Wing to deploy to Afghanistan

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – Duluth’s 148th Fighter Wing will soon be headed for Afghanistan. The Minnesota Air National Guard says about 300 unit members will deploy to Kandahar Air Field in support of Operation Enduring …

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    28 Jun 12
  • Wis. milk production up 2 percent, Minn. unchanged

    MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Milk production continues to improve in Wisconsin, where dairy producers increased their output by 2 percent. Wisconsin produced 2.3 billion pounds of milk in May. That’s an improvement of 54 million …

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    28 Jun 12
  • DinoBastian

    A Level 3 Sex Offender living in New Ulm was arrested this week for violating his probation. 40-year-old Dino John Bastian was taken into custody after allegedly following someone. He will now likely face his …

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    30 Mar 12
  • Best Buy

    Best Buy is closing 50 stores in the U.S. in fiscal 2013 and is looking to cut costs by $800-million by fiscal 2015. The Hutchinson store is among those slated to close. The biggest U.S. …

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    30 Mar 12
  • Minnesota Company Awarded $3-Million

    In support of the Obama Administration’s all-of-the-above approach to American energy, the Energy Department announced Thursday the investment of $3 million to 3M Company in St. Paul. The money is aimed at lowering the cost …

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    30 Mar 12